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Andrés Cárdenes and Alia Musica Pittsburgh

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Presented by Alia Musica Pittsburgh at James Laughlin Music Hall, Chatham University, Pittsburgh PA

May 04 2018
Andrés Cárdenes and Alia Musica Pittsburgh

Andrés Cárdenes and Alia Musica perform music for between 8 and 15 instruments. Lutoslawski, Varese, David Stock, and more

Alia Musica’s season closer features David Stock‘s beloved violin concerto The Philosopher’s Stone, performed by the great Andrés Cárdenes (former PSO concert-master), as well as the premiere of Gorilla, by New York-based composer and saxophonist Erin Rogers.

The ensemble also performs Edgard Varèse‘s Octandre—the 1923 but thoroughly modern-sounding study on sound for wind octet—and Witold Lutoslawski‘s Chain No. 1—the only chamber-ensemble work by the Polish master. Completing the

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General admission — $20

Student/senior — $15

Free for children under 18

Arsburgh Flex Pass redeemable for this event.


Tickets available at the door and online at

Contact: 412 427 6717



  • Erin Rogers, commissioned composer


James Laughlin Music Hall, Chatham University

Woodland Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15232


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